Terrance Williams ’20 Named Gatorade D.C. Player of the Year

Congratulations to senior basketball player Terrance Williams, who has been named the 2017-18 Gatorade District of Columbia Player of the Year! Terrance is the 11th Gonzaga Eagle to earn the honor, which recognizes not only outstanding athletic excellence, but also high standards of academic achievement and exemplary character demonstrated on and off the court. Click here to read the full press release.

Terrance was named All-DMV Student-Athlete of the Year, earned First Team All-Met and First Team All-WCAC honors, is an avid poet, and has participated in a number of service opportunities during his four years on Eye Street. Terrance will study and play at the University of Michigan next year.

As a Gatorade Player of the Year, Terrance will be able to select a national or local youth sports organization to receive a grant as part of the Gatorade Play It Forward program. Every Gatorade Player of the Year state winner receives a $1,000 grant to donate and will have the opportunity to enter for an additional $10,000 spotlight grant by writing a brief essay explaining why their selected organization deserves additional support.

“I am so proud of Terrance and all he has accomplished. He cemeted his legacy this year and did a great job leading the way on and off of the court,” says Head Coach Steve Turner.

Congratulations Terrance!
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